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This dataset presents surficial geology of the south-western Mauricie. The study area covers the 17 municipalities of the Maskinongé MRC, Trois-Rivieres and Shawinigan cities and the Notre-Dame-du-Mont-Carmel municipality. The surficial sediments are composed of five major units: glacial, glaciofluvial, marine, lacustrines sediments and the sediments issued of the other units reworking.
The purpose is to show a unified surficial geology of the study area. This dataset is used to realize other themes.
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